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Well, it looks like the weather is going to hold up for the second weekend of Mardi Gras festivities on Galveston Island, and there are plenty of parades, music and more for you and your family to enjoy.

The 2020 Mardi Gras season began Saturday with the annual Mainland Mardi Gras Parade in Texas City. Parade-goers vying for colorful beads were treated to beautiful spring weather at the event, now in its sixth year.  

Judge Patricia Grady’s order Tuesday dismissing a lawsuit challenging many aspects of the island’s annual Mardi Gras celebration and, by extension, throwing into question other large festivals, didn’t solve any of the underlying problems or answer any of the questions that landed the matter …

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Revelers gather on Postoffice Street and The Strand from 25th to 21st streets to catch beads and close out Galveston’s Mardi Gras. The Mystic Krewe of Aquarius finished the festival with their 23rd annual Fat Tuesday parade.